The Heroic Fight for $15

In Seattle, Kshama Sawant ran for the City Council on a platform of a fifteen dollar minimum wage. During her campaign, she was greatly concerned with the issue of low wages. Now following her election, she is just as greatly unconcerned with the effects of this higher minimum wage. When Seattle business owners complained to … Continue reading The Heroic Fight for $15

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The Health Care Crisis

We are often told that we have a healthcare crisis. Told that we have a healthcare crisis because medical costs are climbing and the quality of medical care is not. Told that we have a healthcare crisis because drug corporations and health insurers are greedy and driving sick people to bankruptcy. And at the end … Continue reading The Health Care Crisis